Horses to buy or lease

Horses available for sale or lease by Gone For Real, Helmsman, San Luis and Royal Gem.

Fillies by Gone For Real

The following 3 year old fillies have been broken in and are ready to be leased, offers to buy would be considered. Listed 28 December 2011.

Contact Grant Irvine direct at 06 3578782 O/H or 06 356 3453 A/H

Unraced Gone For Real ex Bombay Court (by Pompeii Court)

 Unraced 3 year old filly out of a stakes placed Pompeii Court mare.

  • Half sister to Sharum winner of 3 races
  • Family of Biscay
  • Dam Bombay Court winner and placed in CJC Canterbury Bell Stakes L
  • Pompeii Court - broodmare sire of :-Starcraft, O’Reilly, Pompeii Ruler, Hail etc


Unraced Gone For Real ex Headminder (by Bigstone)

 Unraced 3 year old filly out of a winning half sister to NZ Oaks winner Keep The Peace

  • Dam Headminder won over 1200m
  • Immediate family of Keep The Peace (GR1) and Makarpura Star (HK Derby GR1)
  • Bigstone - broodmare sire of Leigh Valley, Smart Enough


Unraced Gone For Real ex  Kiwi Summer (by Desert Sun)

 Unraced 3 year old filly out of Desert Sun mare.

  • Half sister to Northwind a winner of 7 races
  • Dam won twice at 2 years
  • Dam Kiwi Summer is an own sister to Komplete Kaos dam of GR1 winner Rockdale.
  • Desert Sun is the dam sire of Black Caviar and sire of Sunline
  • Hails from Aga Khan family.

 Unraced 3 year old filly by Gone For Real ex Radiant Topaz by Zephyr Ace

Unraced 3 year old filly out of 3 race winning mare

  • Dam Radiant Topaz won 3 races
  • Second dam by Sound Reason
  • Third dam Misty Topaz won 6 races and is a half sister to Chimbu (GR1 Auckland Cup)

2 year old fillies  by Gone For Real 

UnracedGone For Real ex She’s Tops (by Honor Grades)

 Unraced 2 year old filly tracing back directly to the legendry Desert Gold !

  • Half sister to two winners
  • 2nd dam La Madame by Vice Regal won 4 Races
  • 3rd dam Temptress a stakes winner and GR3 second in Australia.

 Gone For Real ex  Shigeru Magic Lisa (by Bluebird)

 Unraced 2 year old filly from a strong Australian black type family

·        Dam won at 2 years in Australia

·        Half sister to 4 winners in Australia

·        2nd dam Fiometta is a stakes placed daughter of Biscay

·        Immediate family of Monopolise, Marnies Magic and Rock You


Gone For Real ex Muy Bueno (by Senor Pete)

 Unraced 2 year old filly from a good Australian black type family

·        Dam won 4 races.

·        2nd dam has bred 2 winners from 3 foals- Muy Bueno 4 wins and Maraeti 6 wins

·        3rd dam  Tristeke by Sir Tristramis a stakes winner of 8 races and dam of Tricove (2nd Canterbury Guineas GR1)

·        4th damVibeke (Second top filly NZ incl Ellerslie Sires Produce GR1)

·        Senor Pete is the broodmare sire of GR1 winners Good Report, Gran Estreno, Albert Batalosa

2 year old fillies  by Helmsman 

 Helmsman ex Be Em Cee (by Faltaat)

 Unraced 2 year old filly – half sister to promising stayer Dal Rommel.

  • Half sister to Dal Rommel, winner of 4 races in Australia this season.
  • Dam a half sister to stakes placed Boss Hogg
  • 2nd dam by Grosvenor is a grand daughter of Tudor Light (GR1 Railway H., GR1 Easter H.)

 Helmsman ex Miss Poppy (by Shinko King)

 Unraced 2 year old filly from a solid black type family.

  • Dam Miss Poppy has bred two foals by Helmsman
  • 2nd dam Ardisha won 4 races and is a half sister to Bonnies Delight (dam of multiple GR1 winner All In Fun)
  • Immediate family of All In Black, All In Brawl, and All In Tempo.

 Helmsmann ex Tyrrhenian Sea (by Kenfair)

 Unraced 2 year old filly from classy family

  • Half sister to Colourland Star (4 wins)
  • Dam is a half sister to Beautiful Girl the dam of Booming (GR1 Thorndon Mile)
  • 2nd dam Syrian Sea (GR3 WRC Avalon H )
  • 3rd dam Aegean Sea SW of 5 races grand dam of Electronic (GR1 Ranvet S, GR1 Metroploitan H).

Helmsman ex Makeda (by Al Akbar)

Unraced 2 year old filly from a top notch international family

  • Dam a winner  and half sister to Kings Bard (3 wins)
  • 2nd dam Princess Dominion is a half sister to Classic Sky
  • 3rd dam Nawadder is a half sister to Klagoorlie (Gr1 placed)
  • 4th dam Princess Matilda 2nd Ascot Blue Seal Stakes
  • immediate family of Bruni, Never So Bold, Commadore Blake and Bombazine

Helmsman ex Catnap (by Diamond Dane)

Unraced 2 year old filly from the most prolific family of stakes winners worldwide incl Silent Achiever

  • Dam half sister to Cansprint (4 wins Australia)
  • 2nd dam by Last Tycoon 
  • 3rd dam a half sister to sires Glow and Lustra
  • The immediate family of Caerleon and Vision.

This is the famous La Troienne  family.